Hi sun managers.
Sorry to reply so let but I got my problem solved after 7 days only
since the occourance of problem.
Thanks to all who helped me in solving this problem.
original problem was..
> I am running solaris 2.6 os on enterprise 3000 system,for which i
> load the patch for named (patch ID : 105755-07). Story is, I had
> version of the same patch installed on the system, but now I have to
> upgrade it to 105755-07. I have backed out the old version of the
> and tried to install 105755-07 but it gives me following error and
> out without installing the patch.
> # patchadd 105755-07
> Checking installed patches...
> Verifying sufficient filesystem capacity (dry run method)...
> Installing patch packages...
> Patch 105755-07 failed to install due to a failure in pkgadd.
> See /var/sadm/patch/105755-07/log for details
> And the log in /var/sadm/patch/105755-07/log shows as :
> This appears to be an attempt to install the same architecture and
> version of a package which is already installed. This installation
> will attempt to overwrite this package.
> pkgadd: ERROR: checkinstall script did not complete successfully
> Dryrun complete.
> No changes were made to the system.
> Can any one help me regarding this pl..
Solution is :
move the patch directory to /tmp
then change the permissions of patch directory by doing : # chmod -R
og+rx "Patch ID Directory"
and now run patchadd command
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